George Bryan

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment: 1916
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 292596
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 1st/7th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 25
  • Date of Death: 23.04.1917
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Browns Copse Cemetery, Roeux
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: II.C.32.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 15 Blackness Rd, Dundee
  • Occupation: Ashton Works, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Jessie Davidson Bryan, 8 Annfield St, Dundee

  • Father:

    Thomas Bryan

  • Siblings:

    2 Brothers

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about George Bryan

George Bryan   292596   Black Watch


Mr and Mrs Thomas Bryan, 15 Blackness Street, Dundee, have been officially notified that their youngest son Private George Bryan, has been killed in action.

Deceased, who was twenty-five years of age, enlisted in the Scottish Horse in 1916, but was afterwards transferred to the Black Watch.  He proceeded to the front about four months ago. Prior to joining the colours, he was employed in Ashton Works, Dundee.  Mr and Mrs Bryan have two other sons on active service.

Dundee Courier 14th May 1917

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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